Who is in the Partners for Network?

Our Partners are former Equity and Excellence Commissioners as well as advocates, coalitions, NGOs, researchers, union leaders, officials, and policy-makers. They are either issue-experts working across the country or state-based experts, or both. The Leaders of our national network and our most active Partners make up the project’s Advisory Group.

 

Who is in the Partners for Advisory Group?

 

School Finance and Efficiency

Ralph Martire, Center for Tax and Budget Accountabilityissues-finance
Catherine Brown, Center for American Progress
David Sciarra, Education Law Center
Tom Saenz, Mexican American Legal Defense & Educational Fund
Michael Rebell, Campaign for Educational Equity
Doris Williams, Rural School and Community Trust
Karen Hawley Miles, Education Resource Strategies
Cindy Brown, Center for American Progress

Teaching, Leading & Learning

issues-teachLinda Darling Hammond, Learning Policy Institute
Mike Casserly, Council of the Great City Schools
Randi Weingarten, American Federation of Teachers
Catherine Brown, Center for American Progress
Lily Eskelsen, National Education Association
Tom Saenz, Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Jon Snyder, Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education
Marc Morial, National Urban League
Bob Wise, Alliance for Excellent Education
Cindy Brown, Center for American Progress
Margie McHugh, Migration Policy Institute
Delia Pompa, Migration Policy Institute

Early Childhood Education

Helen Blank, National Women’s Law Centerissues-earlyed
David Sciarra, Education Law Center
*Helene Stebbins, Alliance for Early Success
Scott Palmer, Education Counsel
Catherine Brown, Center for American Progress
Margie McHugh, Migration Policy Institute
Karla Howell, Advancement Project-CA
*Olivia Golden, Center for Law and Social Policy
*Anne Mosle, Aspen Institute Ascend Program
Elliot Regenstein, Ounce of Prevention
Sarah Rittling, First Five Years Fund
Sylvia Puente, Latino Policy Forum

Mitigation of Poverty’s Effects

issues-povertyKent McGuire, Southern Education Foundation
Marty Blank, National Coalition for Community Schools
Marc Morial, National Urban League
Warren Simmons, Annenberg Institute for School Reform
Jeannie Oakes
Ben Jealous
John Jackson, The Schott Foundation
Doris Williams, Rural School and Community Trust
Peter Edelman, Georgetown Center for Poverty & Inequality
Nadine Burke Harris, Center for Youth Wellness

Governance & Accountability

Bob Wise, Alliance for Excellent Educationissues-accountability
Tom Saenz, Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Ralph Martire, Center for Tax and Budget Accountability
Cindy Brown, Center for American Progress
Michael Rebell, Campaign for Educational Equity
Scott Palmer, Education Counsel
Linda Darling Hammond, Learning Policy Institute
Lily Eskelsen, National Education Association
Wade Henderson, Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

*Involvement pending